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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.
Chinese Lantern Workshop
Date and time
Humber College Student Welcome and Resource Centre - Lakeshore Campus
Offered in English.
Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.
In Chinese culture, a red lantern symbolizes life and prosperity. The use of Chinese lanterns dates back to the first century A.D. First used chiefly to provide light, later, they were used by monks to pay homage to Buddha. Today, lanterns are also used on important festivals such as the Lantern Festival, Chinese New Year and Chinese National Day in parks or along main streets.
Make our own customized lantern with us.
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Humber College/Lakeshore Arts/Assembly Hall/Mimico by the Lake BIA
The Etobicoke Lakeshore Culture Days Festival is co-produced by Lakeshore Arts and Humber College with supporting partners: City of Toronto’s Assembly Hall, and Mimico by the Lake BIA. The weekend features free, hands-on, interactive activities that give participants a “behind-the-scenes” look into the arts and cultural base of the local community.
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